The Survivor (1981)
Film / Horror

The Survivor (1981)

During his heyday in the 1970s and 80, British horror novelist James Herbert was quite the phenomenon. The success of his best-selling debut, The Rats (1974), the tale of a strain of over-sized and highly aggressive rodents emerging in London’s East End, was the start of a long and fruitful career that saw him interspersing … Continue reading

Ruby (1977)
Film / Horror

Ruby (1977)

Curtis Harrington’s spotty but interesting career as a director was slowly drawing to a close by the time he made Ruby (aside from a short film, Usher (2000) and one more small screen television horror, Devil Dog: The Hound of Hell (1978) he had just a handful of television episodes and the not-terribly-impressive Mata Hari … Continue reading

Tales of Terror (1962)
Film / Horror

Tales of Terror (1962)

For the fourth of their Edgar Allan Poe adaptations, Roger Corman and AIP opted for an anthology of four of the author’s best loved tales (two of them combined into one story), all of them starring series regular Vincent Price and made without a wraparound story save for Price’s narration with tells us that the … Continue reading